Grow Vegetables at Home or on Your Small Farm

This long excerpt from "Grow It!" provides detailed information about soil nutrients, location, fertilizers, pH balance, planting times, plant spacing, and other factors that will affect your plants when you grow vegetables.

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This heavy paper collar, stapled together, protects young transplant from cutworms. Cover entirely with straw mulch until all danger of frost is past or, if there is no danger of frost, for two days to keep plant from getting too much sun while it settles in.
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